‘GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS’ – EDINBURGH KING’S THEATRE REVIEW

The Edinburgh King’s Theatre is widely renowned for it’s spectacular pantomimes. Yearly the fantastic trio Allan Stewart, Andy Gray and Grant Stott bless the stage giving us an Edinburgh spin on a classic fairytale. Last year Andy Gray was sadly missing from the humongous hit that was ‘Beauty and The Beast‘ due to him being no [...]

‘9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL’ – UK & IRELAND TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE)

9 to 5 the musical has arrived in Edinburgh this week and it was time to see what all the hype was about. I was very keen to experience this musical, as it is one I have never seen before. I attended the press night at the Edinburgh Playhouse to see if it was worth stumbling out [...]

‘PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL’ – UK & IRELAND TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE)

Who doesn’t love the story of the three drag queens travelling in a big bus to a casino via the Australian outback? It is a movie which was just destined for a stage adaptation. After it being a few years since I’ve seen the feel-good film that is ‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’, I attended [...]

‘CABARET’- UK & IRELAND TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH FESTIVAL THEATRE)

Cabaret the musical has landed with bang at Edinburgh Festival theatre this week. I, like many others was familiar with specific musical numbers from this classic musical and have listened to 1998 Broadway cast recording which features Alan Cumming a fair few times to say the least. I was incredibly excited to see how this musical [...]

SIX’ – UK IRELAND TOUR REVIEW (THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW)

If you’re looking for an exciting, sexy and empowering evening full of outstanding vocals and impeccable sass, grab yourself a ticket to the UK tour of SIX the musical at the Theatre Royal Glasgow this week! This show has truly put its own powerful stamp on the musical theatre scene with going from the Edinburgh [...]

‘THE EXORCIST’ – UK & IRELAND TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH KING’S THEATRE)

I am a horror fanatic; I absolutely love stories which scare me. It takes real talent for someone to be able to make the audience feel in danger and frightened for themselves or the characters involved in the horror. The main franchise which is dominating the horror genre right now in film is ‘The Conjuring’ [...]

‘THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW’ – UK TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE)

It’s astounding that I have never seen the ‘Rocky Horror Show’. I have of course seen the iconic 1975 film starring Tim Curry and the show’s creator Richard O’Brien. And obviously who is not familiar with the legendary soundtrack with hits such as ‘The Time Warp’ and ‘Sweet Transvestite’. This Halloween the tour has its final [...]

‘PRISM’ – UK TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH KING’S THEATRE)

“If I can’t see I don’t want to live. It’s the darkness I fear not the death.”  I had no idea what to expect going into ‘Prism’. All I knew is that it featured a big name in the industry; Robert Lindsay. I was excited for his performance and the story the veteran actor was [...]

‘FRANKENSTEIN’ – UK TOUR REVIEW (EDINBURGH KING’S THEATRE)

Rona Munro’s adaptation of Mary Shelley’s iconic horror novel hits Edinburgh’s Kings Theatre. Having seen many iterations on the character, be it animated movies or skit comedy, I was interested to see how this horror giant would hold up on the stage. The story follows the desperate attempts from a frantic Mary Shelly at writing a genuinely [...]

‘THE KING AND I’ UK AND IRELAND TOUR REVIEW – EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE

After its award winning run in the west end, The King and I began its first leg of the UK tour in Edinburgh. I was looking forward to being able to see this production as the only previous encounter I have had with this show was watching the 1956 film version with Yul Brynner when I was very young. I remember watching [...]